Telescope Engineer / Instrument Specialist at Sunspot Solar Observatory

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Monday, October 18, 2021
Archive Date: 
Monday, November 15, 2021
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Science Engineering
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
Sunspot Solar Observatory / New Mexico State University
Department Name: 
Department of Astronomy
City: 
Sunspot
State/Province: 
New Mexico
Zip/Postal: 
88349
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

Sunspot Solar Observatory is seeking a Observatory Instrument Spec (Telescope Engineer) for day-time astronomical observations and operations of the Dunn Telescope in Sunspot, NM. Responsibilities include maintaining, documenting, redesigning, upgrading and supporting observations with the adaptive optics systems and all (4) science instruments at the telescope.The instrument engineer will also be responsible for recommendations for design modifications that will facilitate simplified long-term operations.

Pay Compensation
Salary Min: 
$65224.00 (USD)
Salary Max: 
$68000.00 (USD)
Application Deadline: 
Monday, November 15, 2021
Selection Deadline: 
Tuesday, November 30, 2021
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Dr McAteer
Title: 
Director
Institution/Company: 
Sunspot Solar Observatory / New Mexico State University
Department Name: 
Department of Astronomy
City: 
Las Cruces
State/Province: 
New Mexico
Zip/Postal Code: 
88003
Country: 
United States of America
Phone: 
5756464087
Inquiries About Job
Attention To: 
Dr McAteer
Subject: 
Telescope Engineer at Sunspot Solar Observatory